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Oracle Announces "Continuous Innovation" for EBS: What This Means for Users ICYMI: Access the recorded webinar . You may have heard: There is good news for Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) users! Oracle recently announced a new product release strategy that allows customers to access applications and technology updates on an ongoing basis without the ...
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Keep Up with Oracle EBS Development

On Friday, October 5, Oracle announced the general availability of Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) 12.2.8 and other updates that have been delivered this year. The announcement highlights Oracle's key areas of investment and enhancements to functional capabilities. For EBS customers, it's important to stay informed and up to date on product developme...
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The Little Things Mean a Lot

How many times each year do you do something that's seemingly inconsequential but has a big impact on your operations or your team's ability to get the job done? Think back over the past year. How did you make the best use of existing Oracle solutions to streamline a process that met the needs of your business end users and stakeholders? What did y...
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ROI, and Then Some. It’s Personal.

When I first ran for the OAUG Board of Directors, I was enthusiastic about this group's mission and felt that it was time for me to give back. Like so many other professionals using Oracle Applications, I had sharpened my knowledge, honed my skills and deepened my network by participating in OAUG activities and programs. Yes, it was time to give ba...
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Oracle Reaffirms Commitment to EBS Customers

Over the past year, the OAUG has kept you up to date on Oracles' announcements about product support and release timelines for Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) customers. Yesterday, Oracle informed us of additional changes to the EBS – Premier Support policies . The communication from Oracle summarized these key points: ​ Oracle reaffirms its commitme...
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New EBS Person Data Removal Tool from Oracle

Oracle recently announced the availability of the E-Business Suite (EBS) Person Data Removal Tool. For those of us responsible for managing data and addressing data privacy and regulatory requirements, such as the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), this tool could be helpful. Details about the EBS Person Data Removal Tool are available i...
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Are We Winning the War for Talent?

The "war for talent" became a popular catchphrase about 20 years ago and is still used to refer to the battles many organizations wage in their efforts to attract, hire and retain qualified employees. In my organization, finding qualified employees is certainly one of our top business challenges. Earlier this year, the OAUG embraced an opportunity ...
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New Membership Directory

One of the exciting benefits of the OAUG's recent upgrade of its membership software system is the enhanced Membership Directory. Having the ability to locate and network with other Oracle Applications users is a valuable part of your OAUG membership. The searchable, online Membership Directory allows you to find information about key contact peopl...
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Balancing Act: Supporting On-Premises EBS with Sights Set on the Cloud

Live webinar explores options, answers questions A recent survey* among members of three Oracle users groups confirms what some of us knew intuitively: on-premises systems remain in place in a majority of our organizations while interest in adopting cloud solutions grows. It's an increasingly common balancing act – supporting the status quo while l...
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The live webcast with Cliff Godwin to discuss the EBS Roadmap and cloud migration paths has been rescheduled for March 15: https:... Read More
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 09:33
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​Advocacy Propelled by Your Feedback

Determining the interests, concerns and collective priorities of the Oracle Applications users community and relaying those points of view back to Oracle has always been an important part of the work we do. OAUG members have a powerful voice that influences innovation and the continuous improvement of Oracle products. Advocacy is propelled by your ...
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Tech Pushes. People Inspire.

Happy new year! We may be leaving 2017 behind, but we are certainly not escaping the accelerating waves of change — simultaneously exciting and challenging — that are now constant in our work lives.  When I first became involved with the OAUG nearly 14 years ago, my organization was preparing for change, updating business processes and embraci...
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Oracle Database Support Extension

Oracle Announces Continuation of Free Extended Support for the 11.2.0.4 Database Christine Hipp, Los Alamos National Laboratory If you have 11.2.0.4 Oracle databases that you were planning on purchasing extended support for, Oracle has just announced the continuation of the free extended support. The prior expiration date was May 2017, wh...
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